Watch a short biography video on Steve Jobs and learn about his childhood in California, his co-founding Apple with Steve Wozniak, and his death in 2011. Growing up around emerging technology companies in Silicon Valley, Steve Jobs met Steve Wozniak while in high school. In 1976, they started Apple Computers in the Jobs' family garage. After Apple forced Jobs to resign in 1985, he started neXT Inc. and Pixar. Jobs returned to Apple and oversaw the development of revolutionary products like the iPhone and iPad.